Overview

Kylie focuses her practice on commercial litigation across a broad range of practices including class actions, antitrust, franchising, appellate, and white collar defense and government investigations. She has experience conducting large-scale discovery, deposition preparation, and drafting motions to dismiss, memoranda, and briefs. Notably, she drafted a reply brief for the Illinois Supreme Court successfully arguing against the 100-year-old “Testing the Waters” doctrine.

As a member of the Independent Monitoring Team (IMT) that oversees implementation of the multi-year consent decree outlining reforms for the Chicago Police Department (CPD), Kylie works closely with the experts who assess compliance. She also assists the Consultant Team that is responsible for overseeing the Agreement between the City of Chicago and the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois regarding Fourth Amendment practices.

  • Experience

    • Assisted on trial team for hospitality client in multi-party antitrust lawsuits involving claims under the Sherman Act.
    • Assisted on the team for large public university in ongoing significant breach of contract and class action matters.
  • Credentials

    Education

    • Indiana University Maurer School of Law, J.D., 2019, magna cum laude
      Order of the Coif
      Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies, Managing Editor
      International Law Society, Women’s Law Caucus, Treasurer
      Hon. Hamilton, Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, Extern (2017)
    • Indiana University, B.A., Linguistics and Spanish, 2014, with distinction
      Dean’s Honor List

    Bar Admissions

    • California
    • Illinois
      • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
      • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

          Professional Memberships

          • Chicago Bar Association
          • Defense Research Institute
          • Women’s Bar Association of Illinois

          Languages Spoken & Fluency

          • Spanish, Proficient
        • Insights

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          Blog Post

          Other Publications

          • “Explainer:  A Look at the Recent Supreme Court Decision in Muiña and the Meaning of ‘2×1’,” (co-author) WSC Alert, (Jun. 2017) 
        • Citizenship

          Civic and Charitable Memberships

          • Big Brothers Big Sisters, Community Big & Development Committee Member